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ICO Lines Up GBP500k Facebook Fine Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal

  • BBC, Wednesday, July 11, 2018 8:41 AM
The UK's data watchdog, the ICO, has been the first to act on the Cambridge Analytica scandal by hitting Facebook with the maximum GBP500,000 fine possible. The BBC explains that the charge is for not being transparent on what third parties could do with account holders' details, and that it also failed to ensure that Cambridge Analytica had deleted users' details.

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